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    Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBA)

    These assessments determines students’ progress toward graduation and college, career readiness in English language arts/literacy (ELA) and Math.

    All 10th graders will take the Smarter Balanced Assessments in English Language Arts and Math this spring during the testing window of April and May. Any 11th and 12th graders who have not yet passed the exams will have the opportunity to retake the SBA exams in early November and again in April.

    SBA Math | 10th Graders May 20 - 21

    All 10th Graders are required to take the SBA MATH Test. If you have any questions, please contact Lisa Coacher, ljcoacher@seattleschools.org.  Visit the SPS Smarter Balanced State Assessments webpage for more information.

    Aux Gym and Lab | All 10th graders grouped by last name for one 3-hour block. 
      Updated 5/11/19
    Monday, May 20 Tuesday,  May 21
    8:45 – 11:45 8:45 – 11:45
    Aux Gym
    A – Fa
    Aux Gym
    Lah - Re
    Library Lab
    Accommodations
    Extra Time
    Library Lab
    Accommodations
    Extra Time
    No Testing 1st Lunch No Testing 1st Lunch
    12:25 – 3:35 12:25 – 3:35
    Aux Gym
    Fe - Laf
    Aux Gym
    Ri - Z
    Library Lab
    Accommodations
    Extra Time
    Library Lab
    Accommodations
    Extra Time


    Visit the Smarter Balanced Assessment and Washington Comprehensive Assessment of Science Information and Windows on the SPS Website.   There is also helpful information posted don the Seattle Schools Testing and Assessments page on how assessments are used in Seattle Public Schools.